Author: Jacob Woerther

Sports Editor

Mules wrestling starts the season at home

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Mules wrestling opens up their season by hosting the UCM Open on Nov. 4 and Wrestling head coach Justin Ensign explained that this is the season for Mules fan to take an interest in the sport. “It’s probably one of the hardest and most demanding sports out there,” Ensign said. “Just to… Read more »

Sports Update Nov. 1

Scott and Gann claim MIAA awards Jada Scott was named MIAA Offensive Player of the Week and Allysa Gann earned MIAA Defensive Player of the Week following the Jennies’ pair of shut-out victories over the Lindenwood Lions and the Missouri Western Griffons Oct. 27 and 29. Redshirt junior forward Jada Scott notched her fourth consecutive… Read more »

SPORTS UPDATES: VOL. 112 ISSUE 10

Soccer’s Dilkes and Scott earn MIAA honors Jada Scott was named Offensive Player of the Week and Ana Dilkes earned Goalkeeper of the Week following the Jennies’ pair of shut-out victories over Missouri Southern and Southwest Baptist. Jada Scott scored the Jennies’ first goal against Missouri Southern and notched two assists. She also added a… Read more »

Jennies bowling looks to freshmen to lead young team

Jennies bowling set the tone for another successful season with a first place victory at the Drury Baker Challenger last weekend and put to rest some of the concerns surrounding the young team this season. Although the Jennies ranked No. 10 in the National TenPin Coaches Association’s preseason poll, they entered the first contest of… Read more »

Everything you need to now about the man with 250 wins

Jennies volleyball head coach Flip Piontek notched his 250th victory following the Jennies sweep over the Lindenwood Lions Tuesday. As I appreciated the accomplishment, I couldn’t help but think, “That’s not that surprising; people know he wins a lot.” And then it hit me: People know that Piontek is an outstanding coach, but that might… Read more »

SPORTS UPDATES: VOL. 112 ISSUE 8

(WARRENSBURG, Mo) – Mules set UCM record in 71-22 victory over Missouri Southern on homecoming The Mules offense overpowered Missouri Sothern’s defense Sunday at Walton Stadium Kennedy Field, putting up 726 offensive yards in the process. Their performance set the UCM record for most offensive yards in a single game. While a brief glance of… Read more »

The top 8 moments from soccer seniors

In the time since the Jennies seniors took the field at the start of the 2014 season, the Jennies have posted a record of 77-5-3. So, when Jennies celebrated senior day at the conclusion of their 2-1 victory over Washburn Sunday at the South Recreation Complex, the atmosphere didn’t reflect the celebration of a single… Read more »

Mules break a UCM record in homecoming game

The Mules improved to 5-2 on the season while dazzling a packed homecoming crowd Saturday during their 71-22 victory over Missouri Southern at Walton Stadium Kennedy Field. The Mules not only walked away with a victory, but they also powered their way into the UCM record books. They made history as they amassed a staggering… Read more »

Kyle Echols’ Journey to UCM: Warrensburg via Ontario

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Senior wide receiver Kyle Echols grew up just over 200 miles away from Warrensburg, but the St. Louis, Missouri native traveled nearly 2,000 miles before finally making his way across the state to UCM. Echols grew up playing football, just not as a wide receiver. He started out as a lineman on… Read more »

Jennies are finally No. 1 in the nation

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – For just the second time in the program’s existence, Jennies soccer is ranked No. 1 in the nation in the United Coaches Soccer Poll. The Jennies came into the season ranked No. 5, spent the second and third week of the season at No. 4, jumped to No. 3 the following week, and… Read more »